Reaching out to new prospects and getting your marketing message across effectively can be a real challenge. Yet overcoming it crucial to achieving your customer acquisition goals.

Any face-to-face interaction with prospects and turning them into buying customers requires a lot of patience, time, and know-how. You have to be fully prepared and be acclimated to some pressure and frustrations associated with objections, rejections and even unanswered calls. That is why many companies hire outsourcing vendors that specialize in client acquisition service to do the job for them.

But if you want to do it on your own, here are some very helpful tips that can improve your chance of attracting new clients and create more opportunities for your business:

1. Build a quality prospect list.

Generating new leads and acquiring new customers is a numbers game. Any marketers worth its salt will tell you that. So it’s important to maximize on the quantity of targeted customers you want to reach out. However, having a huge numbers of prospects in prospects list doesn’t always translate to more leads.

To get the most of your list, you need to make sure to have a set of qualifying criteria to evaluate each person in your list and weed out those who should not be included in it.

2. Write a persuasive contact script.

Create a well-organized customer acquisition calling guide, but do not rely too much on it. A highly effective lead generation campaign requires a great plan with a very compelling message, which is delivered skillfully, as if without any calling script needed.

Contrary to a popular belief, a structured script can affect the impact and limit marketers from being more effective in their job. The ideal way is to utilize a semi-formal, conversational call script that serves as a guide for marketers when talking to prospects.

3. Follow through.

This could be the most essential step to boost up the productivity of your campaign. Following up on all your previous calls and keeping track on the progress of your campaign is key to achieve your customer acquisition goals. It can also help you identify key areas where you need to step up or make adjustments to ensure positive results.

Finally, you’ve to keep in mind that attracting new paying customers takes a lot of nurturing and patience. If you want to get desired results, following those steps above would be a good start.

Author's Bio: 

Jam Dwade is blogger and business coach for Live2Sell Group. The company provides high-performing customer acquisition solutions. To learn more about this, go to